Junior League of Lake Charles, Inc.'s Branch Out and Grow Scholarship. Eligibility requirements: -3.0 GPA,- Female high school senior, -Exhibit a commitment to voluntarism, -Cannot be an immediate relative of JLLC Active or Sustaining member. Use the following link for the application: JLLC Scholarship. Deadline is Mar. 8th, 2017.
Horatio Alger Louisiana Scholarship Program. Eligibility criteria: -Plan to enter college no later than the Fall semester following graduation, demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, minimum GPA of 2.0. You must apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org. Deadline is April 15, 2017.
Louisiana Association of School Administrators of Federally Assisted Programs (LASAFAP) Scholarship. Obtain the application from this link LASAFAP Scholarship
or see Mrs. Winn for a hard copy. Deadline is Feb. 10, 2017.
The Black Heritage Festival Scholarship. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA with a minimum 20 ACT score. The application can also be obtained and downloaded from the Black Heritage Festival website at www.bhflc.org. Deadline is Feb. 25,2017.
National Association of University of Women, NAUW Scholarship. Eligibility Requirements: -Be a graduating senior female, -Must have a 2.5 GPA or better, -Enter a 4-year university or college as a full-time freshman in the fall of 2017. Please see Mrs. Winn for an application. Deadline: March 16,2017.
John J. Johnson, II Memorial Foundation, Inc. Scholarship. Guidelines: Applicants must have a high moral standing, must have a 3.0 or above GPA, & must participate in extracurricular activities.Please see Mrs. Winn for an application. Deadline is Mar. 31, 2017. ONLY 3 APPLICATIONS WILL BE GIVEN OUT. First come, first serve basis.
PROPELLER CLUB PORTS OF SW LOUISIANA SCHOLARSHIP. To qualify for this scholarship, the student must meet the following criteria: 1.) Must have an immediate family member who is employed in the commercial maritime industries, or their employment is a direct result of the maritime industry. Commercial maritime industries include: commercial fishing, tug or barge operations, dredging, dock worker and oil/gas. 2.) They are sponsored by a member of our organization, in good standing. Please see Mrs. Winn if you are interested. Deadline is Feb. 15, 2017.
The following 8 Scholarship Programs below are currently accepting applications between now and February 1, 2017. Please read the application instructions on the website carefully before applying:
2. AWM Scholarships - January 31, 2017 (3 Awards - $500) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_awm_scholarships_9054.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
3. Conquer Your Resolution Scholarship - January 30, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_conquer_your_resolution_scholarship_9056.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
4. SP Scholarship - January 31, 2017 (10 Awards - $10,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarships_8953.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
5. VIP Scholarship - January 31, 2017 (1 Award - $5,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_vip_scholarship_9000.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
6. YDI Scholarship - January 29, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_ydi_scholarship_9015.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
7. Happy New Year Scholarship - January 31, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_happy_new_year_scholarship_9051.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
8. Spread Positivity in Your Community Scholarship - January 31, 2017 (1 Award - $3,000) http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_spread_positivity_in_your_community_scholarship_9050.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201701&utm_content=353bfd66f3eb023745acc1ce99b0279d
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship: Applicants must meet the following criteria: -Be a 2017 graduating senior, -Have a cumulative GPA between 2.5 and 3.2 on a 4.0 scale,-Plan to enroll full-time for the 2017-18 academic year at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocational-technical school, -Must be a U.S. citizen. You can apply online at https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/statefarmgoodneighborscholarship/. Deadline is March 1, 2017 or the first 700 submitted applications.
Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association, Inc. (LLSSA) Youth Scholarship. Scholarships (Seniors only) are available to sons and daughters of active-duty Law Enforcement and Fire Service Personnel. Applications & Guidelines are available on the web, http://www.llssa.org. If you would like an application mailed or faxed, please see Mrs. Winn. Deadline: March 24, 2017.
KYLE ANDREW BROUSSARD FCA Memorial Scholarship. If you have been an active member of FCA, you are eligible for this scholarship. Please see Mrs. Winn for more information. Deadline is March 31st, 2017
If you are interested in the NURSING PROFESSION OR THE FIELD OF HEALTHCARE. Please visit the following website for details and application form. www.nursingschoolalmanac.com. Deadline is June 30th, 2017.
The seven Scholarship Programs in the attachment below are currently
accepting applications until January 1, 2017
, at the latest. Please read
the application instructions on the website carefully before applying.
Louisiana Restaurant Association Education Foundation (LRAEF) scholarship program is to support the continuing education of individuals pursuing a career in the culinary and/or hospitality industry. Please see Mrs. Winn for details about this scholarship. Deadline is Jan. 31, 2017.
WORKFORCE TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM. For anyone looking to pursue a new career path in industry. The Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the Workforce Scholarship Program, which provides financial resources and support services for craft and skills training. Recipients also benefit from working with a volunteer mentor to help guide them through the program and set them up for success. Please see Mrs. Winn for details or visit the following website: http://www.foundationswla.org/workforce-scholarship/
Louisiana Solid Waste Association Dr. Gordon P. Boutwell, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Gordon P. Boutwell, Jr. Memorial Scholarship is available to all undergraduates and high school seniors planning to enter college during the fall semester. The Deadline is January 27, 2017. Please see Mrs. Winn for details.
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their freshman year at an accredited two or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute. The NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are non-renewable scholarships created to recognized young people who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and initiative. The scholarships are valued between $2,000 and $15,000. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award. Applications are due December 18, 2016. Please see Mrs.Winn for information to apply.
McNeese Initial Priority Deadline is Tues., Nov. 15th. Students need to go online apply for first time freshman status. In that online application is an inbedded Scholarship Application question. If you answer the Scholarship Question "Yes" and the next several questions, you will have applied for a Scholarship. If for some reason, you are unsure. Please complete the Scholarship Application
from this link and fax in by Nov. 15th. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs.Winn.
If you are interested in the following institutions,
please see Mrs. Winn for Scholarship information. WACE Scholarship Partner Institutions: www.waceinc.org Clarkson University : Deadline is Dec. 1st, 2016 or
Feb. 15th, 2017 Drexel University : Deadline is Nov. 15th, 2016 or
Feb. 1st, 2017 Johnson & Wales University : Deadline is Nov. 1st, 2016 Merrimack College : Deadline is Nov. 15th, 2016 or
Feb. 15th, 2017 Rochester Institute of Technology : Deadline is Feb. 15th, 2017 State University of New York Oswego : Deadline is Mar. 1st, 2017 The University of Toledo : Deadline is Feb. 15th, 2017 University of Cincinnati : Deadline is Feb. 15th, 2017 University of Massachusetts Lowell : Deadline is Nov. 1st, 2016 or
Feb. 1st, 2017
If your parent graduated from LSU Flagship Campus, please see Mrs. Winn about scholarship information for LSU.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Lake Charles Alumnae Chapter Scholarship. Deadline: Postmarked by Jan. 30, 2017. Please see Mrs.Winn for an application.
Louisiana AFL-CIO 2017 Scholarship Opportunity. If your
parent/step parent is a member of an affiliated local union in good standing
with the Louisiana AFL-CIO. Please see Mrs.Winn for details about this scholarship. Deadline Jan. 13,2017
University of Louisiana Lafayette (ULL). General University scholarships will
be awarded through the admissions process. The deadline for achieving the
qualifying ACT scores and GPA is January 31, 2017.
Apply now at admissions.louisiana.edu.
LOSFA Lauches Texting Support for High School Seniors: The Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance has begun sending text about important college access information to more than 5,000 high school seniors. If you would like to receive these texts, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "TEXT". In the message include your name, school name, and mobile number.
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship - Apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org. Deadline to apply October 25, 2016.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship- Application information at www.coca-colascholars.org/. Deadline to apply: October 31st, 2016.
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International HS Essay Contest: Please see Mrs. Winn if you are interested. Deadline: Oct. 21st, 2016.
For High School Athletes: Wendy's Heisman Award. Apply at WintheWendysHeisman.com. Deadline: October 3rd, 2016.
McNeese State University online application is available now!! The scholarship application is included in the admissions application. Please list all extracurricular activities as this will affect any additional scholarships you can receive.
Initial Priority Deadline: Nov. 15th
Second Priority Deadline:Feb. 15th
For more information about McNeese State University, please see Mrs. Winn.